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 1 - 15 of 56 for ""Brown v. Board of Education""
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... with development and implementation of plans to desegregate Virginia's schools pursuant to the Supreme Court's decision in the case of Brown v. Board of Education. He was also appointed...
Published online on February 9, 2011 courtesy of Richmond Times-Dispatch.
... not compromise. "She was fierce in her fight for good education," said her goddaughter, Mary Little-Vance of Roswell. In the late 1950s, after the U.S. Supreme Court's 1954 Brown v. Board...
Published in The Atlanta Journal-Constitution on November 6, 2004
Henry Bruns Obituary (NOLA)
... and Bland Cox Bruns. He often helped in the election campaigns of his mother, a Louisiana state legislator who cast that state's legislature's lone vote supporting the Brown v. Board...
Published in The Times-Picayune on September 26, 2010
Henry Bruns Obituary
... helped in the election campaigns of his mother, a Louisiana state legislator, who cast that state's legislature's lone vote supporting the Brown v. Board of Education decision. Raised...
Published online on September 26, 2010 courtesy of Daily Progress.
Henry Bruns Obituary
... campaigns of his mother, a Louisiana state legislator who cast that state's legislature's lone vote supporting the Brown v. Board of Education decision. Raised in New Orleans, he attended...
Published online on September 26, 2010 courtesy of Richmond Times-Dispatch.
Harry Byrd Obituary (AP News)
... the decision to push "massive resistance" - even school closings - to fight the landmark 1954 Supreme Court decision Brown v. Board of Education. In 1956, he had called the ruling...
... v. Board of Education, and a writer of children's stories and verse. Her husband, Robert B. Caldwell II, preceded her in death, as did two sisters, Adelaine Crotty, Eufala, AL...
Published in Kansas City Star on July 2, 2004
Robert Carter Obituary (AP News)
... service in 1944. He worked on a number of anti-segregation cases, the most high-profile of which was Brown v. the Board of Education. In that case, the plaintiffs represented...
Kenneth Clark Obituary (AP News)
... was not immediately known. Clark's pioneering study on the effects of racial discrimination was cited by the U.S. Supreme Court in its historic 1954 ruling in Brown v. Board of Education, which...
... with the ruling two weeks later in Brown v. Board of Education that barred segregation in public schools. Chief Judge De Anda, then a lawyer in a small practice in Houston, wrote most...
Published in Houston Chronicle on September 10, 2006
Sybil Dedmond Obituary (PensacolaNewsJournal)
... property law. She was also actively involved in the community of black lawyers and she joined pre-oral arguments for some landmark civil rights cases of the 1950s, most notably Brown v...
Published in Pensacola News Journal on April 3, 2013
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Brumit DeLaine Obituary (charlotte)
... DeLaine and Rev. J.A. DeLaine organized members of the community to file the school desegregation lawsuit Briggs v. Elliott, the first of the five cases that became Brown v. Board...
Published in Charlotte Observer on June 26, 2012
... as President of the Topeka school board at the time of the Brown v. Board of Education case, and fought vigorously from within the board to desegregate Topeka's schools. He passed away...
Published in Kansas City Star on March 2, 2003
DEMOSTHENES DUBOSE Obituary (DignityMemorial)
... integration efforts. He was one of the first African-American teachers to work under the desegregation program mandated by the landmark Brown v. the Board of Education lawsuit. Subsequently...
Published online on June 7, 2012 courtesy of Dignity Memorial.
Robert Dunwell Obituary (CJOnline)
... as the first chairperson of the Brown Foundation for Educational Excellence, Equity, and Research, formed to recognize the 1954 U.S. Supreme Court decision in Brown v Board of Education...
Published in Topeka Capital-Journal on March 13, 2012
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